Meteorologist - WSB TV in Atlanta, GA at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 9/23/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Atlanta, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/23/2022

Job Description

WSB TV is looking for a Meteorologist to join the team!

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Actively keep our viewers covered on television, online, social media and on our radio partners. 
  • Produce great graphics, understand how to tell viewers a clear weather story and work with a team that considers warning viewers about severe weather. 
  • Become proficient on our current technology and stay up to date on television. 
  • Put together reporter packages on weather stories for daily turns and for special weather coverage. 

Makes and presents forecasts – 80%

  • Makes and presents forecasts of on-air and on all mobile platforms. 
  • Also prepares and presents forecasts for our radio partners. 
  • Uses equipment and stays up to date on technology to deliver the most accurate forecasts 
  • A clear communicator to the viewer and to staff members on all shifts. 
  • Must be flexible and willing to work a variety of shifts. 

 Weather reporter – 20%

  • Responsible for pitching weather related stories for the all platforms. 
  • Must be able to work with a photographer on crafting those stories in a manner that is true to our brand and research. 
  • Ability to write and produce stories and present them live. 

WHAT YOU WILL BRING:

  • Meteorology Degree 
  • Minimum of 3 years television Meteorology experience 
  • AMS seal with the credentials to earn a CBM seal. 
  • Required to be a clear communicator and pass valuable information on to all shifts. 

WHAT WE OFFER YOU: WHY YOU SHOULD WORK AT CMG

CMG is an industry-leading media company with dominant brands, award-winning content, and exceptional people – and you could be one of them! We are a start-up built on a 100-year history of blazing trails in the world of media. Over that time, our skilled journalists and storytellers have covered war and peace, tragedies and celebrations, small moments, and global movements.  We are relying on our longstanding experience and entrepreneurial mentality to build a media company that is modern, agile, and uniquely positioned for the future.

CMG provides valuable local and national journalism and entertainment content to the people and communities it serves. The company's businesses include 14 high-quality, market-leading television brands in 9 markets; 54 top-performing radio stations delivering multiple genres of content in 11 markets; a Washington, DC news bureau; and numerous streaming and digital platforms. CMG's TV portfolio includes multiple primary affiliates of ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, Telemundo and MyNetworkTV, as well as several valuable news and independent stations.

We offer rewarding and challenging careers that encourage growth and development. We take care of our people with industry-leading total rewards offerings that includes medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and accident insurance as well as, a best-in-class wellness program, 401(k) matching and time-off programs.

We promote the safety and well-being of our employees by requiring that all newly hired CMG employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to their start date. CMG will provide reasonable accommodations as required by law for individuals unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief.

If this description fits and CMG sounds like a company you want to work for, we’d love to have you join us. Apply today!

Cox Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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